What Are Cookies?
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The Cookies We Set
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Third Party Cookies
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From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies might be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst using the site, and to help us understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
It is important for us to understand statistics about visitors to our site so that we can optimise the user experience.
Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you think you might need but you are not certain, it is usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case they interact with one of the features you use on our site. However, if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.